Apply to become a volunteer today!

Volunteer opportunities are abundant at The Arc of Greater Houston.

We invite parents, students, professionals and other community members

to get involved and share some of their time with individuals with intellectual

and developmental disabilities.  There are many ways that you can help out!

These are some examples of the types of volunteer opportunities available:

 Social/Recreational and Respite Programs                                                   


Special Events

  • Tour du Rouge

  • Positive Futures Conference

  • Denim, Boots and Pearls Purse Bingo

  • Candy Cane Ball

Getting started as a volunteer is easy! Simply complete the application below, and then we will contact you about next steps. All volunteers must provide two references and submit a background check if 18 or older. Click HERE for reference form.

For questions or for more information, contact Jo Jaynes at or 713-957-1600 ext. 116.